See also

Family of Oswald John Lightbody and Rose Lilian Bowtell

Husband: Oswald John Lightbody

  • Name:

  • Oswald John Lightbody1,2,3

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • ships clerk4

  • Birth:

  • Q1 1878

  • Poplar, Middlesex, England2,4,5,6

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 3)

  • 7 Bedford Street, Poplar, Middlesex, England5

  •  

  • son living with his parents William and Agnes, sister Jane, and brothers Ambrose, Ronald and Sidney. Born in Poplar Middlesex

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 14)

  • 5 Sewell Road, West Ham, Essex, England6

  •  

  • son attending school and living with his father William and sisters Harriet and Agnes. Born in Poplar London

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 33)

  • 18 Bull Road, Plaistow, Essex, England4

  •  

  • widowed son working as a ships clerk and living in five rooms with his widowed father William, sister Harriet and son Sidney. Born in Poplar London

  • Death:

  • 6 Jun 1926 (age 48)

  • West Ham "Registration District", Essex, England3,7

  • Probate:

  • 22 Jun 1926

  • Probate Registry, London, England7

  •  

  • of 10 Cecil Road Plaistow Essex died 6th June 1926, administration of effects of £3,494 6s (~£147,000 in2017) to Rose Lilian Lightbody widow and Hector Ronald Lightbody agent

Wife: Rose Lilian Bowtell

  • Name:

  • Rose Lilian Bowtell8,9

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • Frederick James Bowtell (1853-1930)

  • Mother:

  • Eliza Hawkins (1863?- )

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • draper's assistant10

  • Birth:

  • 5 Apr 1887

  • Brentwood, Essex, England9,10,11,12,13

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 4)

  • Kings Road, Brentwood, Essex, England11

  •  

  • daughter attending school and living with her parents Frederick and Eliza, brother Frederick and sister Elsie. Born in Brentwood Essex

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 13)

  • Kings Road, Brentwood, Essex, England12

  •  

  • daughter living with her parents Frederick and Eliza, brother Frederick, and sisters Elsie and Grace. Born in Brentwood Essex

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 23)

  • 121 and 123 Hoxton Street, Hoxton, London, England10

  •  

  • unmarried granddaughter working as a draper's assistant and living in five rooms with her widowed grandmother Mary Ann Hawkins, aunt Rosina Hawkins, uncle Thomas Henry Hawkins, cousin Ernest Victor Hawkins and a visitor. Born in Brentwood Essex

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 52)

  • 339 Romford Road, Forest Gate, Essex, England13

  •  

  • married doing unpaid domestic duties living with her husband Alfred, step-son Hector Lightbody, son Maxwerll Lightbody, and three others. Born on 5th April 1887

  • Death:

  • 31 May 1957 (age 70)

  • East Ham "Registration District", Essex, England14,15

  • Probate:

  • 22 Aug 1957

  • Probate Registry, London, England15

  •  

  • widow of 37 Browning Road East Ham Essex died 31st May 1957, probate of £8,934 13s 7d (~£203,000 in 2017) to Barclays Bank Limited

Child 1: Elsie May Lightbody

  • Name:

  • Elsie May Lightbody16,17

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Spouse (1):

  • Leslie Alexander Anson (1911-1940)

  • Spouse (2):

  • Frederick Ernest Oakley (1911-1986)

  • Birth:

  • 26 Apr 1913

  • West Ham "Registration District", Essex, England16,18,19

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 26)

  • 31 Lime Tree Grove, Shirley, Surrey, England18

  •  

  • married doing unpaid domestic duties and living with her husband Leslie, a Grace Bilchett and a closed record. Born on 26th April 1913 and married an Oakley at a later date

  • Administrator:

  • 8 May 1941 (age 28)

  •  

     

    Elsie May Lightbody was appointed as administrator at the probate hearing of Leslie Alexander Anson on Thursday on 8 May 1941 at the Probate Registry, Llandudno, Caernarvonshire, Wales20

  • Death:

  • Mar 1998 (age 84)

  • Gravesend "Registration District", Kent, England19

Child 2: Maxwell William Lightbody

  • Name:

  • Maxwell William Lightbody21,22

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse:

  • Sheila Magdalene Sainsbury (1927-2012)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • showroom assistant13

  • Birth:

  • 30 Jan 1916

  • West Ham "Registration District", Essex, England13,21,22

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 23)

  • 339 Romford Road, Forest Gate, Essex, England13

  •  

  • an unmarried showroom assistant for West Ham Electricity Department living with his step-father Alfred McGiff, mother Rose, half-brother Hector Lightbody, and three others. Born on 30th January 1916

  • Death:

  • Aug 1993 (age 77)

  • Havering "Registration District", Greater London, England22

Note on Husband: Oswald John Lightbody

Oswald previously married Millie Bloomfield Winson (c1884-1907) in West Ham in 190323

Sources

1.

England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Billiericay 1911 quarter:4 volume:4a page:1158. Cit. Date: 21 August 2020.

2.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Poplar 1878 quarter:1 volume:1c page:727. Cit. Date: 22 August 2020.

3.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). West Ham 1926 quarter:2 volume:4a page:65. Cit. Date: 22 August 2020.

4.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:9427 class:RG78 piece:507A registration district:188 sub-district:3 enumeration district:17 schedule:182. Cit. Date: 22 August 2020.

5.

Census 1881, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG11 piece:510 folio:39 page:15. Cit. Date: 22 August 2020.

6.

Census 1891, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:1324 folio:17 page:30. Cit. Date: 22 August 2020.

7.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). London 1926 page:88. Cit. Date: 22 August 2020.

8.

Ruth Hockley personal communication. Cit. Date: 19 July 2000.

9.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Billericay 1887 quarter:2 volume:4a page:402. Cit. Date: 10 December 2017.

10.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:1331 class:RG78 piece:46 registration district:16 sub-district:1 enumeration district:10 schedule:30. Cit. Date: 21 August 2020.

11.

Census 1891, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:1381 folio:77 page:52. Cit. Date: 10 December 2017.

12.

Census 1901, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1664 folio:68 page:1. Cit. Date: 17 September 2019.

13.

1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:1023C page:16 line:17 letter code:CBHS. Cit. Date: 22 August 2020.

14.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). East Ham 1957 quarter:2 volume:5a page:13. Cit. Date: 22 August 2020.

15.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). London 1957 page:690. Cit. Date: 22 August 2020.

16.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). West Ham 1913 quarter:2 volume:4a page:286. Cit. Date: 28 November 2018.

17.

England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). West Ham 1938 quarter:3 volume:4a page:239. Cit. Date: 28 November 2018.

18.

1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:1299A page:8 line:23 letter code:CLLU. Cit. Date: 26 August 2020.

19.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Gravesend 1998 quarter:1 district:5621C register:T23C entry:141 date:0398. Cit. Date: 28 November 2018.

20.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). Llandudno 1941 page:96. Cit. Date: 26 August 2020.

21.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). West Ham 1916 quarter:1 volume:4a page:196. Cit. Date: 22 August 2020.

22.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Havering 1993 quarter:3 district:2341B register:HB71 entry:121 date:0893. Cit. Date: 26 August 2020.

23.

England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). West Ham 1878 quarter:2 volume:4a page:431. Cit. Date: 22 August 2020.